What's the first thing you do when you start a new job? Well, first, you probably introduce yourself to your coworkers, and second, you start personalizing your desk area. In reality, though, you first introduce yourself to your coworkers' resident bacteria, and then you start personalizing your desk with your personal bacterial flora. Give it a few months and your microbiota will have gotten cozy with everyone else's — in some places more than others.
(Filthy) Office Space
Written by Reuben Westmaas August 31, 2018
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